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Despite divided opinions over tablet use in corporations, they’re coming…fast


Over the past year, corporations have willingly and unwillingly started seeing an increase in tablet usage in big business. While some are quick to embrace the change and adapt to new technologies, others fear the high costs and fail to see the benefits. Corporations waver on policies such as “Bring Your Own Device” v.s. corporate-liable devices due to security and cost reasons.

No matter which policy prevails in the enterprise world, this major shift will shape infrastructure decisions as well as digital strategies. Our friends at Vertic, a digital agency that collaborates with F500s, whipped up this nifty infographic for us on the topic. According to their sources, enterprise tablet adoption is estimated to grow by almost 50% per year as the introduction of Quadcore to tablets, 4G, Cloud Computing and the continuous adoption of HTML5 will make the tablet even more integrated into the work environment

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Warren Goldswain via shutterstock

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Published April 18, 2012 — 18:14 UTC

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